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Old 11-30-2007, 04:33 PM   #1
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Malabrigo advice please.
I have read lots of posts about this "Fabulous" yarn...I dont want to be left out over here so I have managed to find a supplier At the moment they have most shades in the lace weight and only a few in the worsted weight. If I decide to buy some what weight would you recommend and what should I make just to give it a try?
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Old 11-30-2007, 06:36 PM   #2
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Out of the worsted I have seen a lot of My so called scarves...they are really pretty... I made a very short one last year just one that you could cross and tuck into a jacket and a pair of fetchings out of it...I went home for Christmas and now mom has the set...

I haven't tried the lace weight yet but want to...

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I made this hat with the worsted - it uses so little yarn, I'll probably make wrist warmers to match
I've used it for a 'my so-called scarf' and am currently making this
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I made Silver's Palindrome hat and scarf for my DIL for Christmas and it is lovely.
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Where did you find the pattern for hat? I have made the scarf and am now interested in the hat.
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